PROSE Providers

L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India

LV Prasad Eye Institute

L V Prasad Eye Institute is synonymous with quality eye care in India and across the world. To a great extent this is due to a unique combination of world class medical talent, state-of-the art equipment, excellent patient care services and the physical setting of the institute. Constant formidable research feedback into clinical application – making LVPEI much sought after research and training institute the world over.

Located in Hyderabad, LVPEI is a world class eye hospital and research, training and rehabilitation center. Since its establishment in 1987, it has grown into a center of excellence in the field of eye health. Today it is a World Health Organization (WHO) collaborating center for human resource development and a pioneer in developing eye health models for the under served of the developing world. The institutes coordinated and interlinked functions of patient care, training, research, rehabilitation, community eye care and product development serve a wide population of persons in need of eye care services and a large network of practitioners and students.

Contact Information

LV Prasad Eye Institute
Kallam Anji Reddy Campus
L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills,
Hyderabad 500 034 AP
Andhra Pradesh, India

To make an appointment please call (from India) 40-3061 2332, 2624 or (from outside India) 91-40-3061 2332, 2624

Varsha Rathi, M.D.

Varsha Rathi, M.D. completed her under and post graduate work at Nagpur University, followed by a fellowship in cornea and anterior segment at LVPEI in 1994. She worked with the cornea and refractive surgery services of Shri Ganapati Netralaya, Jalna. She completed the BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellowship. Dr. Rathi joined LVPEI in 2006, and her areas of interest are excimer laser surgery including LASIK and PRK and PTK and contact lenses, and she is coordinator for the Institute’s acclaimed Indian Contact Lens Education Programme (ICLEP).

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Dumpati Srikanth, BOpt

Dumpati Srikanth earned a Diploma in Ophthalmic Techniques (DOT) from FOREC in 2002, followed by a one-year fellowship in Clinical Optometry in 2003 from LVPEI, Hyderabad. He completed his Bachelor’s in Optometry in Bharatiya Vidhyapeeth University, Pune, in 2006. He is a Fellow of the International Association of Contact Lens Educators (FIACLE) and a representative of the educational committee of the Indian Optometric Association. He worked at GKB Opticals Private Ltd for two years before joining as Assistant Optometrist in the Cornea and Contact Lens Services at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. His areas of interest are BostonSight® PROSE treatment and speciality fitting of RGP contact lenses.